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 Kate C. <I>Gilbert</I> Brooks

Kate C. Gilbert Brooks

Kansas, USA
Death 19 Nov 1922 (aged 52)
Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
Burial Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 73923599 · View Source
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The Evening Courier & Reporter, Waterloo, Iowa Sunday, November 20, 1922

Kate C. Brooks died at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Presbyterian hospital of diabetes.

She was born July 18, 1870, at Chanute, Kan., the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gilbert and came with them to Iowa in 1875. She lived on a farm in Bennington township until 1892, when she was married to C.G. Brooks, who survives. The couple lived at Dewar for 10 years, when they removed to Waterloo.

Six children were born to the union, two being deceased. The others are Leo J., Ray D., and Gilbert W. Brooks, Waterloo, and Claude C., a sailor in the U.S. Navy, stationed at Mare Island, Cal.

Other relatives who survive Mrs. Brooks are her mother, Mrs. Henrietta Gilbert; two sisters, Mrs. Frances Hardin, Mrs. Lulu Lichty; a brother Joe Gilbert, Waterloo, and another brother, Ed Gilbert, Denver, Ia.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. from Linden M.E. church and from the home at 2:15 pm. with Rev. C.W. Harrop in charge. Interment will be in Fairview cemetery. The body may be viewed at Kistner's funeral home until 9 a.m. Tuesday.

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  • Created by: Laurie Charles Bowman
  • Added: 25 Jul 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 73923599
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Kate C. Gilbert Brooks (18 Jul 1870–19 Nov 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 73923599, citing Fairview Cemetery, Waterloo, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Laurie Charles Bowman (contributor 47249992) .